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Cronut craze makes Londoners go gaga

Cronut craze makes Londoners go gaga

Jun. 19 | Pies and pastries retire as Dosants, Duffins and Cronuts take over the food scene. The global gastronomical landscape is being dotted with new and innovative hybrid foods. Its quite difficult to point out where exactly this new fad begun, but we do know...

Bargain hunters in UK queuing to grab good deals on Boxing Day

Bargain hunters in UK queuing to grab good deals on Boxing Day

Dec. 27 | As the post-Christmas sales begin in the UK, a huge number of shoppers queued on Thursday, December 26, 2013 in the morning in order to grab some of the best deals. Hundreds of bargain hunters were spotted hitting the streets of Preston on Boxing Day....

Esther Rantzen starts Silver Line Helpline for older people in UK

Esther Rantzen starts Silver Line Helpline for older people in UK

Nov. 25 | British journalist and TV presenter Esther Rantzen has started the Silver Line Helpline for older people in the UK. The Silver Line has been created in order to link older people who are lonely to different services in their neighborhoods. It has a goal...

UK prepares for worst storm of 2013

UK prepares for worst storm of 2013

Oct. 24 | Forecasters in the UK have predicted that the country might be facing the worst storm of 2013. The unpredictable weather in the country is likely to continue in the next couple of days, which will include strong winds and heavy rain, especially during...

Kate Middleton and Prince William apply for planning commission

Kate Middleton and Prince William apply for planning commission

Oct. 3 | Kate Middleton and Prince William are following in the footsteps of other British families and are set to build a conservatory in their 10-bedroom country home in the grounds of Sandringham. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, along with Prince George,...

Royal Mail allows posting of toiletry items in UK

Royal Mail allows posting of toiletry items in UK

Jul. 12 | Starting from next week, Nail varnish, perfumes and other various items will be able to be posted to addresses in the UK. Royal Mail has made a review of its policies and said that customers will from July 15, 2013 be able to post toiletry items and medicinal...

Sex education trying to keep up behind online porn

Sex education trying to keep up behind online porn

May. 24 | According to a study published on May 24, 2013, some of the authors think that schools must include relationship and sex education in their curriculum and also include enough time to deal with pornography. Deputy Children’s Commissioner Sue Berelowitz...

Lena Dunham plans new comedy series for HBO

Lena Dunham plans new comedy series for HBO

Feb. 1 | American filmmaker and actress Lena Dunham, along with ‘Girls’ collaborator Jenni Konner, is planning out a new comedy series for the HBO. The new series is based on a memoir by a long-time personal shopper in New York. The series will be based...

Cosmetic surgery sales could soon be banned in the UK

Cosmetic surgery sales could soon be banned in the UK

Jan. 4 | Concerns over health risks associated with Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) implants made by a French company surfaced in December 2012 in the UK, as a result a review committee had been set up to look into the scandal. It is thought that up to 40,000 British...

Number of foreign nationals in London and Wales increasing

Number of foreign nationals in London and Wales increasing

Dec. 12 | Recent figures have revealed that the number of foreign born nationals living in England and Wales have increased by more than 50% of late. The foreign nationals in the country now make up roughly 7.5 million people, which is more than one in every eight...